Vanderbilt University Library Guide

This is a short guide to help you access journal articles via Vanderbilt University library using Kopernio when you are on or off campus. To get started, follow these five simple steps:

  1. Install the Kopernio plugin for free.

  2. Select Vanderbilt University from the list of universities, and create an account.

    Select your institution from the menu after registration.
  3. If you are on-campus, Kopernio is all set to go. If you are off-campus you will need to connect Kopernio to the Vanderbilt University library in order to access subscription journal articles. This will happen automatically the first time you try to access a paywalled journal article (e.g. this one).

    Connect to library prompt for off-campus access to Vanderbilt University e-resources.

    Your details will be safely stored in your browser so that you can be automatically authenticated in future.

    Enter Vanderbilt University credentials to access journal subscriptions.
  4. You are now good to go. Enjoy using Kopernio to access and download journal articles from:

    • ACM Digital Library,
    • Aerospace Research Central,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Diabetes Association,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society For Nutrition,
    • American Society For Pharmacology And Experimental Therapeutics,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • British Medical Journal,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cell Press,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Drug Metabolism and Disposition,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Genes & Development,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • Inderscience Online,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Experimental Biology,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Lipid Research,
    • Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews,
    • Molecular & Cellular Proteomics,
    • Molecular Biology of the Cell,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Pediatrics,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Physical Review,
    • Plant Physiology / American Society of Plant Biologists,
    • ProQuest,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London,
    • PubMed,
    • Renal Physiology,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Sage Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The EMBO journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

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